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Friday, May 9, 2014
Hiroyoshi Kato ~ 30yrs of racing the Green Hell as GT-R development driver
Published on 7 May 2014
Hiroyoshi Kato, Technical Meister at Nissan, is a veteran test driver. His experience in vehicle evaluation at the "Green Hell" starts in 1988 for the development of R32 GT-R. Along with the racing drivers Michael Krumm, Sébastien Buemi, Armin Hahne and Testuya Tanaka, he was a part of development team for the NISSAN GT-R NISMO, which marked 7:08.679 -- fastest lap ever for a volume production car in September 30, 2013. (Interview filmed July 2013)